Today in Pictures: Piglets, Sri Lanka, Clowns, Jeremy Lin and the Queen

Feb 15, 2012 3:41pm

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Britain’s Queen Elizabeth II is shown the Ampulla and Coronation Spoon, which was used at her Coronation in 1953, by the Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams as her husband Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, and other guests watch, during a multi-faith reception at Lambeth Palace, Feb. 15, 2012 in London, England.
(Matt Dunham/Getty Images)

 

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Members of Sri Lanka’s People’s Liberation Front brave police water cannons during a protest in Colombo, Sri Lanka, Feb. 15, 2012 . A wave of protests have swept across the country after the government increased fuel prices from Saturday night. (Eranga Jayawardena/AP Photo)

 

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Australian cricketer David Hussey talks to patient Rita Ndayra during a visit to the Sydney Children’s Hospital, Feb.15, 2012 in Sydney, Australia. (Mark Metcalfe/Getty Images)

 

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Six little pigs have found a new friend in a maternal French bulldog named Baby at The Lehnitz animal sanctuary outside Berlin.  Baby took straight to the wild boar piglets when they were brought in, three days old and shivering from cold. Sanctuary worker Norbert Damm said  as soon as the furry striped piglets were brought in, Baby ran over and started snuggling them and keeping them warm, even though they’re already about her size, Feb. 15, 2012. (Michael Sohn/AP)

 

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General view of the Carmelita Couture Fall 2012 presentation during Mercedes-Benz Fashion Week at The Designer’s Loft on Feb. 14, 2012 in New York City. (Riccardo S. Savi/Getty Images)

 

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North Korean women perform in a mass synchronized swimming show in Pyongyang, North Korea, Feb. 15, 2012 to celebrate the birthday of the late leader Kim Jong Il who would have turned 70 on Feb. 16, 2012.  The women performed, as a grand finale, the song “We Will Defend General Kim Jong Un at the Risk of Our Lives”. (David Guttenfelder/AP Photo)

 

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New York Knicks guard Jeremy Lin (17) has the ball stripped as he is double-teamed by Toronto Raptors guards Jose Calderon, right, and Leandro Barbosa during the first half of an NBA basketball game in Toronto, Feb. 14, 2012. (Frank Gunn/The Canadian Press/AP)

 

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A Hindu holy man, with his face and body smeared with ash sits at the Pashupatinath Temple in Katmandu, Nepal, Feb. 15, 2012. Hindu holy men from Nepal and India have started arriving at the temple ahead of the Shivaratri festival dedicated to the worship of Lord Shiva which falls on Feb. 20. (Binod Joshi/AP)

 

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Malachy, a Pekingese, sits in the trophy after being named best in show at the 136th annual Westminster Kennel Club dog show in New York, Feb. 14, 2012. (Seth Wenig/AP Photo)

 

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A model adjusts her shoes as the Fall 2012 collection of Naeem Khan is modeled, Feb. 14, 2012 in New York.  (Bebeto Matthews/AP)

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